1. [ noun ] a person who gets something
Synonyms: receiver
Related terms: person acquirer heir dependant beneficiary assignee borrower protege sendee transferee host honoree grantee addressee payee mandatary consignee conferee annuitant warrantee receive
2. [ noun ] (grammar) the semantic role of the animate entity that is passively involved in the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
Synonyms: recipient_role
Related terms: participant_role
Similar spelling:   reshipment